Jon Henley has written a superb article about library closures across the country, using the Island as an illustration. He visited Ventnor Library and Bembridge Library on Wednesday with photographer Martin Godwin. They were really friendly and professional. Jon made the effort to talk with a lot of people and Martin took loads of photos, so they got a good range of opinions and views.
Cllr George Brown makes some surprising claims… (see also http://ventnorblog.com/2011/02/03/community-interest-in-library-proposals-say-council/)
You can read it online at
but why not say thank you by going out and buying a copy?!